Two years ago, my dad scared us all with a Melanoma diagnosis. He went through treatment, and he is healthy, but it was a wake up call about the importance of doing anything and everything possible to protect my family from dangerous UV rays. According to the CDC, more than 5 million people are diagnosed with skin cancer each year, in fact it’s the most commonly diagnosed cancer in the US. Skin damage starts in your youth and builds up over time – the sun can damage your skin in as little as 15 minutes! Luckily there are a few simple ways to prevent sun damage and keep your loved ones protected.